Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Friday 12 September 1997

It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on September 12, 1997). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Yulema Ramirez and Devin Fox. In that special week of September people in US were listening to Honey by Mariah Carey. In UK Men In Black by Will Smith was in the top 5 hits. Lolita, directed by Adrian Lyne, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997 while Special Delivery by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Noah's Ark. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Grand Theft Auto or Birthright: The Gorgon's Alliance.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1997 or at September 12 across the years.

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

Have a look at the old newspapers from 12 September 1997 and get them!

What the sky looked like on 12 September 1997

Get the star map showing the sky over this special date

Get the map of stars on this day


Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?


Directed by: Adrian Lyne

Starring: Jeremy Irons, Dominique Swain, Melanie Griffith, Frank Langella

Country: United States

More info


Directed by: Peter Hyams

Starring: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Mia Sara, Ron Silver, Bruce McGill

Country: United States

More info


Directed by: Karl Zwicky

Starring: Billy Connolly, Nathan Cavaleri, Emilie François, Joe Petruzzi

More info

Photographing Fairies

Directed by: Nick Willing

Starring: Toby Stephens, Emily Woof, Ben Kingsley, Frances Barber

More info

A Thousand Acres

Directed by: Jocelyn Moorhouse

Starring: Michelle Pfeiffer, Jessica Lange, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Jason Robards

More info

Personalized book about You

Personalized book about You

Your book about what happened on 12 September 1997

Wish him/her..

Send your special wishes with this personalized page

Send him/her your special wishes with this personalized page

Click here for a personalized message

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Noah's Ark

Directed by: Diane Paloma Eskenazi

More info

Ghar Jamai

Directed by: Arun Bhatt

More info

Tiger Bay

Directed by: J. Lee Thompson

More info

Happy Camp

Directed by: Josh Anthony

More info

You Wish

Find out your future

Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 12 September 1997!


Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 September 1997 ?

  • Also see September 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Maryland (United States) - Defenders Day
  • Cape Verde - National Day
  • Ethiopia - National Revolution Day (1974)
  • RC Saints - Holy Name of Mary
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 12 September
Famous Deaths:
  • New York Met John Olerud hits for the cycle

Search For Your Ancestors

Sport Games on 12 September 1997

Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Bielefeld - Hansa Rostock : 0 - 1
  • Hamburg - FC Koln : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of 12 September 1997
Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Freiburg - Ein Frankfurt : 0 - 0
  • Nurnberg - Uerdingen : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of 12 September 1997
Le Championnat
Football (France)
  • Bordeaux - Le Havre : 2 - 1
  • Lyon - Strasbourg : 3 - 1
  • Metz - Cannes : 2 - 0
  • Monaco - Marseille : 2 - 0
See all Football game results of 12 September 1997
Division 3
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Colchester - Scarborough : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of 12 September 1997

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on September 12, 1997 - Geocentric view

Discover the planets positions on September 12, 1997 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

See astronomy profile for 12 September 1997

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Don't miss our monthly news, no spam guarantee Click here to Subscribe

...and if 12 September 1997 was your Birth Date then Join our Birthday Club!

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in September 1997?

Life magazine Beano comics

Genealogy: find out your family heritage

Make this date unforgettable

Have a look at our special collection of personalized gifts

Look at our personalized gifts

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1997 ?


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Special Delivery

By: Danielle Steel

In a novel that explores the fun and challenge, and occasional absurdity, of new beginnings, Danielle Steel tells the story of two people who find love where and when they least expect it.At

More info

Cold Mountain

By: Charles Frazier

In 1997, Charles Frazier’s debut novel Cold Mountain made publishing history when it sailed to the top of The New York Times best-seller list for sixty-one weeks, won numerous literary awards, including the National Book Award, and went on to ...

More info

If This World Were Mine

By: E. Lynn Harris

A close circle of friends. A sexy stranger. How strong are the bonds of friendship?With a nine-week stay on the New York Times bestseller list, E.

More info

Brain Droppings

By: George Carlin

With hundreds of sold-out concert dates each year, over 20 albums, two Grammys, two Cable ACE awards, and more HBO specials that anyone else, George Carlin is more popular than ever.

More info

Remember when

Birthday and personalized Football books

Discover our birthday books


What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Grand Theft Auto

Platform: MS-DOS; Microsoft Windows; PlayStation; Game Boy Color

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: NA ASC Games; EU Take-Two Interactive; UK BMG Interactive

More info

Damage Incorporated

Platform: Windows 95 System 7

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: WizardWorks (PC) MacSoft (Mac)

More info

Birthright: The Gorgon's Alliance

Platform: DOS and Windows 95

Genre: Turn-based strategy, Turn-based tactics

Publisher: Sierra On-Line

More info
Achaea, Dreams of Divine Lands

Achaea, Dreams of Divine Lands

Platform: Platform independent

Genre: Fantasy MUD

Publisher: Iron Realms Entertainment

GoldenEye 007

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: First-person shooter, stealth

Publisher: Nintendo

More info

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Samson and Delilah

Format: VHS release

More info

My Fellow Americans

More info

Challenge to Lassie

More info

Old Yeller

Studio: Walt Disney Pictures

Format: VHS release

More info

Chasing Amy

Studio: Miramax Films

Format: VHS release

More info

Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Tell the world why 12 September 1997 is such a special date for you!